Minnesota Campus
12805 St. Croix Trail S.
Hastings, MN 55033

Hours: 8:00am – 4:30pm daily
Trails, building, parking lots, and front gates close daily at 4:30pm
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, and Easter.

No visitors are permitted on the property after closing time. Buildings, grounds, parking lots, and trails all close at 4:30.

Apple Shack
Open Labor Day to Thanksgiving at the Minnesota Campus.

Hours: 10:00am – 5:00pm Wednesdays-Sundays. Closed on Mondays & Tuesdays.

During the fall season CNC front gates and Apple Shack will remain open until 5:00pm. All other buildings, grounds, parking lots, and trails will close at 4:30pm.

Wisconsin Campus
279 South Cove Road
Hudson, WI 54016

Hours: Open year-round from sunrise to sunset

The Al & Laurie Hein Visitor Center building is opening this summer! You can read all about Wisconsin Campus Expansion Project on our webpage. Stay tuned for more details.

Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center encompasses 725 acres with more than 20 miles of hiking trails.

With the addition of the Al & Laurie Hein Visitor Center in Hudson, WI we will further our mission of land stewardship and environmental education on both sides of the St. Croix River.

Give us a call at 651-437-4359 for any questions.